Great Horned Owls Blog

Hello Great Horned Owls Students and Families! Well, it's hard to believe, but here we are at the LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL! So let's have some FUN!!! Who said meetings hav...

Hello Parents,  I can’t believe the school year is almost over! I have really enjoyed working with your children this year, whether it be in the classroom OR throu...

Summer is in the air! This week let's get ready for summer by learning about how to stay safe in the heat, and by doing some fun summer activities and lessons! Safety Fir...

Hello Parents, Welcome to another week of Zoom lessons! Hopefully, you were able to visit the web update for the weekly activities. 3rd years have a questionnaire to fil...

An Attitude of Gratitude!    This week is the week before Mother's Day and Teacher Appreciation Week. In the spirit of this week, let's take time to focu...

Hello Parents! I hope you all had a relaxing weekend! It looks as though we have ironed out a lot of the “Zoom obstacles” since we started, and we’re ready ...

Let's go camping! This is the week we would've been learning and exploring at Tonto Rim Camp. We do so many things on our Lower Elementary Camping Trips such as natur...

Hello Parents, I hope everyone is doing well! I have heard some great feedback on the suggested activities each week, and hope your child continues to have fun with them! ...

Wednesday, April 22nd is the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day! Let's celebrate by celebrating the Earth! Every celebration needs a treat!   *Try making this rec...

Hello Parents, I am looking forward to another great week of Zoom lessons! Before lessons begin this week, I want to remind you of some Zoom etiquette that would be helpful r...

Is staying at home starting to BUG you?! Well don't PESTer your parents! Do these fun and interesting insect actitivities and work suggestions instead! This week we will be ...

Hello parents,  It was nice seeing your children in lessons last week! If you haven’t done so already, please add me as a contact (tonya@keystonemontessori.com), s...

Hello Again Lower Elementary Families! It's hard to believe, but we are finishing up our 3rd week of "distance learning". We really miss spending the day with t...

Hello again LE Families! It was great to be able to meet one on one with the students! We miss them all very much, and we are eager to begin giving lessons again! In addition...

March 24, 2020 Hello again Friends! We hope you are well and have been enjoying these activities. Here are some for to finish out the week :-)  Go to Math-dri...

Dear Parents,   We really enjoyed the first Zoom meeting with your children. We’re looking forward to tomorrow’s whole-group meeting, and then individual ...

3/23/20   Hello Everyone! Here are some things to work on these next few days :) Rain is in the forecast!  Use this link to http://az.pbslearningmedia...

3/19/20   Hello again, we hope all is well!  Here are some more suggested activities and works for the next few days. We will be emailing new ideas this comin...

March 17, 2020 We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does,  but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.&...

Dear parents,  Thank you for coming to watch “The Planet of Life” this week. The children worked very hard, researching and writing their own script. This wa...

Dear parents,    We had a great time at our overnight with the Hawks last week. The children were able to participate in 2 of 4 classes, including circuits, ocea...

Starting a research (Below)  Pin map of Asia (Below)    Animal Kingdom (Below)   Writing to a pen pal in Alaska&nbs...

 Children working with fractions Illustrating a story  Engaged in a book  Working with symmetry

Dear parents,    We had 3 wonderful hiking trips in November! I have attached our group pictures from every hike for you to enjoy!   Next Tuesday, you...

Dear Parents,   The auction projects are coming in and being displayed in the office! Our Scrabble board looks AMAZING! Your children did a fabulous job painting the...